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Most of you know of my love for the history of Davis College. I started studying it before I was even a student at the college, and it has continued to this day. One of the things that has always fascinated me is the founding of the school in 1900. In early April 1900, the

The Davis College Falcons men’s basketball team won their 3rd national title last weekend at the 11th Annual Bible College National Invitational Tournament (NIT 2015), hosted by Dayspring Bible College in Lake Zurich, Illinois. Team member Mark Riches (from Melbourne, Australia) was named tournament MVP as he averaged 18.6 points per game, including 22 points

In his farewell address to the Ephesian elders, the Apostle Paul said this: “I consider my life worth nothing to me, if only I may finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me” (Acts 20:24, NIV). Later on he would write to young Pastor Timothy: “Be sober in all things,

With the upcoming events for National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, I was reminded of a darker time of my life. There were many times in my life where I was presented with a decision-making process. Time and time and again I made the wrong choices. I did not know Christ and was not capable

Jerry Traister and  Corey Adams joined me in traveling to Swansea, Massachusetts for the memorial service of Vince Griffis, class of 1967. Vince was the son of beloved professor and Chief Academic Officer of Practical Bible Training School (Davis College), Dr. Paul Griffis. A hall has been dedicated to Dr. Paul Griffis in the Davis/Chatlos

I met with Will Reichel, Director of Financial Aid, to talk about his band, Riverside Confession, and their new project. He and Jared Ingraham (vocals, guitar) met at Davis College 11 years ago.  Jared played the guitar, and Will said that he enjoyed playing the drums, but didn’t even have a drum set. Will approached

Truth Has Its Limits, Part 4 Back to the subject at hand. Naturally we’re to be people of truth. But when Paul talks about rejoicing with the truth or speaking the truth in love (1 Cor 13:6; Eph 4:15); and when John writes about walking in the truth (2 John 1:4); they’re talking about the

Truth Has Its Limits, Part 3 Paul was no less clear about the priority of love: “You, my brothers, were called to be free. But do not use your freedom to indulge the sinful nature; rather, serve one another in love” (Gal 5:13). Unleashed from the law, Christians were to bind themselves to each other